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Castro (ZIP 73030) is 44,00 kilometers far from the town of Lecce, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Castro belongs.

Castro has a population of 2.473 abitanti ( Castresi o Castrensi ) and a surface of 4,56 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 581,14 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 200 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Fratelli Bandiera, phone 0836 947005, fax 0836 947005. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Castro had a population of 2.557 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 2.473 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -3,29% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 916 families with an average of 2,79 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 128 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 128 metres.

Work and workers: There are 28 industrial firms employing 106 people that are the 22,32% of the total of the workers. There are 55 service firms employing 76 people, that are the 16,00% of the total of the workers. There are 73 other service firms employing 227 people, that are the 47,79% of the total of the workers. There are also 18 administrative offices employing 66 people, that are the 13,89% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 475 workers, that is the 18,58% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Castro is M261. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.